On Death, Life and a New Year

Over the Christmas holiday, we traveled to Uganda. In Kampala, Ryan was able to see a movie in a theatre for the first time in a year, along with his brother and our travel companions. Amelie and I stayed at the guesthouse, as it was a late night event and we didn’t think that “TheContinue reading “On Death, Life and a New Year”

Ten answers to prayer: A’s birth story

Though I had heard it before, it took going through labor and delivery for me to understand that every birth is a miracle. That a baby can survive such experiences before it takes its first breath, and that a mother’s body can recover after trauma is remarkable. And that is just the birth itself. IContinue reading “Ten answers to prayer: A’s birth story”

Guest Blog: My Mom’s Journey to Malawi

While staying on the Namikango campus I saw the sun rise and set from the porch of the guest house. I watched as the moon, stars, and planets lined up every night. I saw a world of discovery. I saw how families grow, support, and comfort one another. I apologize to people when they askContinue reading “Guest Blog: My Mom’s Journey to Malawi”